The Universe Next Door (Large Print 16pt)
  • Author : James W. Sire
  • Release Date : 26 January 2011
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 560
  • ISBN 13 : 9781459611146
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Book excerpt: For more than thirty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for a clear, readable introduction to worldviews. In this new fifth edition James Sire offers additional student-friendly features to his concise, easily understood introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and postmodernism. Included in this expanded format are a new chapter on Islam and informative sidebars throughout.The book continues to build on Sire's refined definition of worldviews from the fourth edition and includes other updates as well, keeping this standard text fresh and useful. In a world of ever-increasing diversity, The Universe Next Door offers a unique resource for understanding the variety of worldviews that compete with Christianity for the allegiance of minds and hearts. The Universe Next Door has been translated into over a dozen languages and has been used as a text at over one hundred colleges and universities in courses ranging from apologetics and world religions to history and English literature. Sire's Naming the Elephant: Worldview as a Concept provides a useful companion volume for those desiring a more in-depth discussion of the nature of a worldview.

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The Universe Next Door Large Print 16pt

Author : James W. Sire
Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
Genre : Uncategorized
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For more than thirty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for a clear, readable introduction to worldviews. In this new fifth edition James Sire offers additional student-friendly features to his concise, easily understood introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and ...

The Universe Next Door

The Universe Next Door

Author : James W. Sire
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Apologetics
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When The Universe Next Door was first introduced more than twenty years ago, it set the standard for a clear, readable introduction to worldviews. In concise, easily understood prose, James W. Sire explained the basics of theism, deism, naturalism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism and the new consciousness. The second edition ...

The Universe Next Door

The Universe Next Door

Author : James W. Sire
Publisher : InterVarsity Press
Genre : Religion
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For more than thirty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for an introduction to worldviews. In this fifth edition James Sire offers concise and clear introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and postmodernism. Features a new chapter on Islam....

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Author : New Scientist
Publisher : Nicholas Brealey
Genre : Science
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A journey through 55 alternative realities, parallel worlds and possible futures. It's lucky you're here. But for a series of incredible coincidences and roads not taken, your life could be very different. The same goes for reality. We live in just one of many possible worlds. In others, dinosaurs still rule ...

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Naming the Elephant

Author : James W. Sire
Publisher : InterVarsity Press
Genre : Religion
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In this companion volume to The Universe Next Door, James W. Sire offers his refined definition of a worldview and addresses key questions about the history of worldview thinking, the existential and intellectual formation of worldviews, the public and private dimensions of worldviews and how worldview thinking can help us ...

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The Universe Next Door

Author : James W. Sire
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Philosophy
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For more than thirty years, The Universe Next Door has set the standard for a clear, readable introduction to worldviews. In this new fifth edition James Sire offers additional student-friendly features to his concise, easily understood introductions to theism, deism, naturalism, Marxism, nihilism, existentialism, Eastern monism, New Age philosophy and ...

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Publisher : Dell
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : InterVarsity Press
Genre : Religion
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Publisher : Crossway
Genre : Religion
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Genre : Religion
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Publisher : Thomas Nelson
Genre : Religion
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Author : Tawa J. Anderson,W. Michael Clark,David K. Naugle
Publisher : InterVarsity Press
Genre : Religion
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Why do worldviews matter? What characterizes a Christian worldview? Part of being a thoughtful Christian means being able to understand and express the Christian worldview as well as developing an awareness of the variety of worldviews. Well organized, clearly written, and featuring aids for learning, this is the essential text ...